‘Biggest Loser’ Alum Damien Gurganious Dead At 38

damien-g-570Damien Gurganious, a 2009 contestant from the popular weight loss reality show “The Biggest Loser” has died. Damien was only 38-years-old. Damien appeared on season 7 of the show with his then fiance, Nicole Brewer.

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Gurganious died November 24th, reportedly from a rare autoimmune disorder called diopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) which causes sudden bleeding from the brain. Gurganious’s wife, Nicole, confirmed his passing via Facebook. The couple appeared on the show together and lost a combined total of over 200 pounds.

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